Library Membership

The Museum of the City of New York is pleased to offer two membership levels for local and public libraries that provide their patrons access to our exhibitions and programs, as well as discounts in our Museum Shop and café. Additional benefits include a subscription to the Museum’s scholarly journal, and invitations to exclusive Member events.

Library Friend: $250

  • Unlimited free admission for two adults and up to four children (two membership cards)
  • 20% discount in the Museum Shop and Chalsty’s Café
  • Subscription to the Program Calendar
  • Ability for library patrons to purchase discounted tickets to public programs 
  • Free admission to family programs
  • 10% discount on Courses for Kids

Library Patron: $500

Benefits of the Library Friend category plus:

  • A copy of the exhibition catalog for New York at Its Core
  • Invitations for four to the Museum’s annual Member Appreciation Night
  • Invitations for two to Member Evening Hours
  • Invitations for two to all exhibition openings
  • Four Museum guest passes

For more information about Library Membership benefits and levels, or to join as a Member, please contact the Membership Office at or 917.492.3328.

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